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Grilled Picnic Chicken

 Grilled Picnic Chicken
This tasty chicken marinates overnight. The next day, I just pop it on the grill for dinner in no time. —Cindy DeRoos, Iroquois, Ontario
12 ServingsPrep: 5 min. + marinating Grill: 40 min.

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups white vinegar
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 6 tablespoons water
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons poultry seasoning
  • 3/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 3 broiler/fryer chickens (3 to 4 pounds each), quartered or cut up

Directions

  • In a bowl, combine the first seven ingredients. Remove 1 cup for
  • basting; cover and refrigerate. Pour remaining marinade into a
  • gallon-size resealable plastic bag; add chicken. Seal bag and turn
  • to coat; refrigerate for 4 hours or overnight, turning once or
  • twice.
  • Drain and discard marinade. Grill chicken, uncovered, over medium
  • heat for 15 minutes on each side. Baste with the reserved marinade.
  • Grill 10-20 minutes longer or until the juices run clear, turning and
  • basting several times. Yield: 12 servings.
Wine: Full-Bodied White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a full-bodied white wine such as Chardonnay or Viognier.